Business Facilities In The News: Alabama scores high as ârising automotive powerhouseâ
Alabama scores high in Business Facilities ranking as ârising automotive powerhouseâ
Made In Alabama
Posted on July 24, 2013
Expanding production in Alabamaâs auto industry means the state is âcoming on strong as a rising automotive powerhouse,â according to a new Business Facilities ranking.
The publication, which targets site consultants and economic developers, ranked Alabama No. 2 in its annual state Automotive Manufacturing Strength ranking, up from No. 7 in the previous year. The stateâs auto industry had a record year in 2012, producing more than 880,000 vehicles â a figure that is likely to be eclipsed this year.
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